Login

Romantic Prose in English Literature Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. In Jane Eyre, the lives of the author and protagonist seem to parallel one another; both Charlotte Bronte and Jane Eyre experienced all of the following EXCEPT:

Question 2 2. What genre is Sir Walter Scott known for writing in?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a presumption as to why Jane Austen didn't marry?

Question 4 4. What are some other notable examples of Shelley's Frankenstein showing up in pop culture? (A) DC Comics (B) An Abbott and Costello bit (C) 'The Munsters' sitcom (D) The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Question 5 5. Why did Sir Walter Scott first publish his novels anonymously?

Page 2

Question 6 6. What genre did Shelley pioneer with Frankenstein?

Question 7 7. Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice has what large symbol?

Question 8 8. How does the 1931 movie, Frankenstein, differ from Shelley's literary work?

Question 9 9. Why don't we know much about the personal life of Jane Austen?

Question 10 10. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' why does Heathcliff marry Isabella?

Page 3

Question 11 11. True or False: Jane Austen never married even though all of her books are about marriage.

Question 12 12. In Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights, why doesn't Catherine marry Heathcliff even though she loves him?

Question 13 13. In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, why aren't Jane and Rochester able to get married the first time?

Question 14 14. How did the creation of Angria and Gondal impact Emily and Charlotte Bronte?

Question 15 15. Why is Sir Walter Scott's genre (the modern historical novel) is still popular today?

Page 4

Question 16 16. What crucial characteristic of Romantic literature is exemplified in Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe?

Question 17 17. In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, Jane accepts a job as a governess at Thornfield Hall after leaving where?

Question 18 18. What is one of the themes of Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre?

Question 19 19. With which sibling did Emily and Charlotte publish a book of poems?

Question 20 20. Where does Mary Shelley's Frankenstein begin?

Page 5

Question 21 21. Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, could be categorized as what type of writing and why?

Question 22 22. How did the Romantic period differ from the Age of Enlightenment?

Question 23 23.

The following lines is from what Romantic text?

'It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.'

Question 24 24. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' which character is jealous of the young Heathcliff?

Question 25 25. True or False: Charlotte Bronte published Jane Eyre under a pen name.

Page 6

Question 26 26. In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, what happens to Thornfield Hall?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the Romantic movement?

Question 28 28. In Austen's Pride and Prejudice, what eventually changes Elizabeth's mind about Mr. Darcy?

Question 29 29. In Austen's Pride and Prejudice, the Bennets are excited when _____ moves in to Netherfield Hall?

Question 30 30. In Emily Bronte's 'Wuthering Heights,' despite Nelly's concern, which characters are encouraged to marry by Heathcliff?

Romantic Prose in English Literature Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next question. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. You will lose your work if you close or refresh this page. Good luck!

English 101: English Literature  /  English Courses
Support